TDTD’s PR Team, in conjunction with Geiger & Associates, hosted a media familiarization tour in Knoxville, Jonesborough and Greeneville Oct. 6-10. Five freelance journalists visited who write for National Geographic Traveler, The Washington Post, AARP Magazine, Chicago Tribune, NPR’s Journeys of Discovery, The Dallas Morning News, D Magazine, Evansville Living and more.
The “Big City Fun & Small-Town Charm” themed itinerary showcased the state’s outdoor adventure, music, art scene, culture and cuisine. Check out where the journalists ate, stayed and explored:
🍽Eat and Drink: Vida and The Vault, Sweet Ps, Knox Brew Hub, Oliver Royale, The Pretentious Beer Class Company, Main Street Café, Tennessee Hills Distillery, Depot Street Brewery, Catalyst Coffee Company, Brumley’s Restaurant at the General Morgan Inn and more
🛏Stay: The Tennessean Hotel, Historic Eureka Inn, Hampton Inn Greeneville
🥾Explore: Honeymouth Handmade, Knoxville Museum of Art, Chester Inn Museum, International Storytelling Center, Andrew Johnson National Historic Site, Appalachian Trail, Greeneville County History Museum and much more
A huge thank you to Visit Knoxville, the Town of Jonesborough and the Greensville Chamber of Commerce for their great showcase of Tennessee charm and warm hospitality. Currently, TDTD is hosting another media familiarization tour in Chattanooga and Southeast Tennessee.